Securities Law & Instruments

IN THE MATTER OF THE SECURITIES ACT,
R.S.O. 1990, CHAPTER S.5, AS AMENDED (the "Act")

AND

IN THE MATTER OF
SONORA DIAMOND CORP. LTD.

ORDER
(Section 144)

WHEREAS the securities of

SONORA DIAMOND CORP. LTD. (the "Reporting Issuer")

currently are subject to a Temporary Order (the "Temporary Order") made by a Director on behalf of the Ontario Securities Commission (the "Commission"), pursuant to paragraph 2 of subsection 127(1) and subsection 127(5) of the Act, on the 19th day of July, 2000, as extended by a further order (the "Extension Order") of a Director, made on the 31st day of July, 2000, on behalf of the Commission pursuant to subsection 127(8) of the Act, that trading in the securities of the Reporting Issuer cease until the Temporary Order, as extended by the Extension Order, is revoked by a further Order of Revocation;

AND WHEREAS the Temporary Order and Extension Order were each made on the basis that the Reporting
Issuer was in default of certain filing requirements;

AND WHEREAS the undersigned Manager is satisfied that the Reporting Issuer has remedied its default in
respect of the filing requirements and is of the opinion that it would not be prejudicial to the public interest to revoke the Temporary Order as extended by the Extension Order;

NOW THEREFORE, IT IS ORDERED, pursuant to section 144 of the Act, that the Temporary Order and
Extension Order be and they are hereby revoked.

November 21st , 2000.


"John Hughes"
MANAGER, Corporate Finance